A short film about the historic development of Belfast's urban form through a set of maps, set to music and poetry.

Music - 'Going to Your Funeral prt2' by The Eels, taken from the album 'Electro-Shock Blues'

Words - 'To Belfast' by Alan Gillis, taken from the book 'Somebody, Somewhere'

Researched as part of my PhD. For more information please visit passoverinsilence.blogspot.co.uk/

Sources -
Bardon, J. & Bell, H.V. (1982) Belfast :an illustrated history. Repr with corrections edn, Dundonald: Blackstaff Press.
Bardon, J. & Conlin, S. (1985) Belfast: 1000 years. Belfast: Blackstaff.
Gillespie, R. & Royle, S.A. (2006) Belfast C.1600 to 1900 :the making of the modern city. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.
Patton, M. & Ulster Architectural Heritage Society (1993) Central Belfast: an historical gazetteer. Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society.
Royle, S.A. (2007) Belfast, 1840 to 1900. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.

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